michigan Legislative Alerts

Citizen Activist Day at the Capitol

November 10, 2014

AFP experts will provide training and talking points that will equip you to interact with your policymakers on this and other issues. A complimentary breakfast and lunch will be served for all who come out to lobby their lawmakers.

Taxpayers could be in for a NASTY lame duck surprise

November 10, 2014

Taxpayers could be in for a nasty lame duck surprise this year. Governor Snyder and Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville have indicated that a gas tax hike is at the top of their lame duck “to do” list.

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AFP Activists Protest President Obama’s Policies Outside Stump Speech in Detroit

November 01, 2014

Citizen activists with Americans for Prosperity-Michigan today protested outside President Obama’s speech at Wayne State University in Detroit. “Gary Peters and President Obama are sharing the stage tonight to promote economic policies that are toxic for Michigan families,” said Scott Hagerstrom, the group’s state director.

AFP Activists to PROTEST Obama’s Visit to Wayne State University, Nov. 1st

November 01, 2014

The grassroots group Americans for Prosperity-Michigan will protest President Obama’s visit to Wayne State University, advocating for the defeat of U.S. Senate Candidate Gary Peters. Even though the President is not on the ballot, Peters will be a rubber stamp for the President’s big-government agenda, the group contends.

AFP-MI Releases Parody of Congressman Peters “Frugal” Ad

October 16, 2014

Congressman Gary Peters isn’t frugal: That’s the message conveyed by an online “parody” video launched today by Americans for Prosperity-Michigan and backed by a six-figure online buy. The humorous 60-second video counters claims of “frugality” made in a recent TV ad from the Peters’ campaign by looking at some of the spending projects Peters has approved in Washington.

AFP on Peters ‘Frugal’ Ad: Facts Tell Another Story

September 27, 2014

A new ad by Gary Peters, titled ‘Frugal,’ belies the big spending he enables in Congress. He has consistently supported reckless out-of-control spending that has led to more debt for our country and for Michigan.